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73 King St E, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1G3, Canada
+1 416-864-7373
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
73 King St E, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1G3, Canada
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I visited Carisma as it was right next door to my hotel and was very pleasantly surprised. By colleague and I did not have reservations but were seated immediately. The menu was not large but had something for everyone. The pastas were excellent and a...More

Thank minx1290
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Initially, staff were jovial. After ordering cocktails, we were then told the specials and placed our orders. Salads came within 5 minutes of ordering and we weren't even finished our cocktails yet. I suspect our entrees were quick on the heels of the salad but...More

2  Thank Ellen E
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The staff were amazing, so friendly and happy. The food was delicious and delivered at a very good pace. The atmosphere is cozy and warm. I ordered the Osso Buco with risotto and it was so good, tender and flavorful. My husband had the veal...More

Thank Shelly S
Reviewed 28 April 2017

there is nothing these guys won't do. tremendous old world service paired with fantastically flavoured dishes. you will not be disappointed.

Thank bRYANsMITH4352
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

OMG! If you plan on being in Toronto this is one restaurant that you MUST go to! Amazing food. Service and staff are second to none. The bread is the best! Definitely one of the best Italian restaurants I have ever been to. Plus one...More

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived in Toronto late Saturday afternoon, hungry and tired, craving Italian. Our hotel directed us to Toula at the top of the Westin Harbour Castle. But a quick glance at recent TA reviews convinced us otherwise. Seemed that the place to go was Carisma on...More

Thank chwdrhed
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Omg So to start this let's talk about this bread omg the holly of all bread. I know it's a restaurant review but when u try this you know what ever comes next will be amazing I had buffalo mozzarella salad was a Perfect amount...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I've been wanting to try Carisma forever, and wasn't disappointed! The service was very attentive without feeling overbearing. The sommelier helped us choose a wine for the evening, he was very informative and helpful. The appetizers (burrata and scallops) were amazing, both in terms of...More

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 9 April 2017

2nd visit here and both times we were very impressed with the service ...the attention to detail....and the delicious food! Freshly made pasta ... outstanding! We will be back!

Thank marriedinmexico
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Great attentive old world service. Delicious food (osso buco!!). Great atmosphere. Can't say enough!

Thank chzistofor
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Dan C
2 May 2017|
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Response from Maggied689 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a paid lot right beside the restaurant.
16 February 2016|
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Response from Vera C | Reviewed this property |
I do not think so, but the best thing will be to call restaurant directly. Ph. 416 864-7373
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 King St E, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-864-7373
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